Domestic Violence Rises at Alarming Rate During Pandemic

Domestic violence has surged since the start of the coronavirus epidemic. Kazakhstan, as many other countries, is seeing domestic abuse reports grow amid lockdowns, when thousands of people are trapped in their homes with their aggressors. Why has domestic violence increased? How to respond to abuse and gender stereotypes? What is being done to address the situation at the government level? Women’s rights activist, co-founder of NeMolchi fund, Dina Tansari joins Lyazzat Shatayeva in this episode of IMPACTFUL to help find answers to these questions.